August 2017- BRIEF – Sunshine Coast Office Market
15 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Michael Shadforth / Download Research

The Sunshine Coast market has been a hive of activity over the last few years, huge investment into infrastructure has stimulated the local economy which has grown population and investment into the residential land market and is now increasingly being felt in the growing office market. The completion of other properties this year including 50 Wises Road and the Kon-tiki towers without full office commitment will further dampen the results over the next couple of years. Ray White Commercial forecasts...


August 2017 – Brisbane 5,000sqm+ Industrial Sales Market
14 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader / Download Research

The Brisbane Industrial market performance has shown some mixed movements during the first half of 2017; while occupancy levels have seen little improvement resulting in a stable leasing environment, investors competing for investment grade stock have affected reduced yield rates. Also, despite this limited growth in occupier demand, supply of new stock has continued at a steady pace with continued concern regarding the vacancy environment as larger tenants trade up into newly constructed assets leaving a large vacant secondary properties...


August 2017 – Australian/New Zealand Accommodation Hotel Market
8 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Andrew Jolliffe / Download Research

The Australian and New Zealand hotel markets have overall had some impressive results over the last few years. While some markets have performed better than others, this has been dependant on supply of new stock and the ability to attract both offshore and domestic visitor numbers with local attractions or events.The Australian and New Zealand hotel markets have overall had some impressive results over the last few years. While some markets have performed better than others, this has been dependant...


August 2017 – Gold Coast Office Market Small Suites Report
8 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Steven King / Download Research

The six months to July 2017 has been a standout start to the year for the Gold Coast office market, resulting in positive take up of space coupled with withdrawal of stock flowing through to compression in total vacancy to 11.3%. This is the lowest rate recorded for the total Gold Coast market since July 2008. Broadbeach is the smallest of these markets and has shown improvement this period with just 2,617sqm vacant or a 8.7% vacancy rate. Robina/Varsity Lakes...


August 2017 – BRIEF: Spotlight on Cleveland
3 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Nathan Moore / Download Research

Cleveland is located on the western shores of Moreton Bay and is approximately 25 kilometres from Brisbane within the local government area of Redland City. This location is home to a large sub-regional shopping centre as well as a high volume of original strip retail shopping, strata office properties and industrial assets servicing both the private investor and local owner-occupier market. Benefitting this location is the Cleveland railway station which services the Queensland rail city network,...


August 2017 – Redland City LGA Vacant Land Report
3 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Jamie Martin / Download Research

The Redland City LGA residential land market has shown favourable results in the 2016 calendar year. Median values for house and land packages have continued their upward momentum reaching a new high of $537,000 while the volume of transactions has grown by 7.8% to 250. Vacant land sales rates have increased considerably off the back of a number of island projects raising volumes to 1,304 yet these lower value transactions has resulted in an “island median” of just $90,000. ...


August 2017 – Ipswich City LGA Vacant Land Report
2 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Jamie Martin / Download Research

The Ipswich City LGA residential land market has shown robust results during the 2016 calendar year. Median values for vacant land has continued its upward momentum with the median $/sqm paid for land reaching a new high of $445/sqm. Sales rates in both volume and price have not maintained the high achieved during 2015 yet holds the second highest rate on record. House & land packages have slowed after the prior four years of consecutive increases. Lot approvals have decreased this...


August 2017 – Brisbane City LGA Vacant Land Report
2 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Jamie Martin / Download Research

The Brisbane City LGA residential land market continues to see robust levels of approvals as demand for vacant land remains elevated. Lot approvals increased again this year continuing its steady upward momentum growing by 9.5% to 2,580; this rate now the greatest on record for a calendar year and well ahead of the long term annual average of 1,969. Sales rates for both vacant land and house &land packages have shown some small declines, down from the record high 2015...


August 2017 – Gold Coast City LGA Vacant Land Report
2 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Jamie Martin / Download Research

The Gold Coast City LGA residential land market has been showing robust growth in activity over the last 18 months, these results have now consolidated maintaining strong results. Median values for both vacant land and house & land packages have shown strong upward momentum, whilst the median $/sqm paid for land reached a new high of $595/sqm. Vacant land sales rates have fallen from the highs of 2015, while house & land package sales have represented a 3.6% growth in...


August 2017 – Sunshine Coast LGA Vacant Land Report
2 August, 2017 / Vanessa Rader and Jamie Martin / Download Research

The Sunshine Coast LGA residential land market has shown favourable value uplift during the 2016 calendar year. Median values for both vacant land and house & land packages have continued their upward momentum, whilst the median price paid for land reached a new high of $574/sqm. Lot approvals have fallen considerably this year however this was due to a number of large scale developments being approved in 2015. Lot sales activity has shown some decline during 2016 after two strong...